early settlement in Australia

Irish Pioneer settlers and their family's, played a big part in early Australian history. (Photo undated) v

Drawing of the convict transportation ship "Neptune" that operated between England and Australia in 1789.

THE hell-ship Neptune on which Molly Morgan arrived in Port Jackson in 1790 - nearly half the 502 convicts crammed aboard, died on the journey.

Colonial Australia

Architecture and design: Australian architecture - Part 1

Colonial Australia | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Colonial Australia | Flickr - Photo Sharing!


A convict ploughing team breaking up new ground at the farm - Port Arthur - Tasmania.